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BBA in Information Systems

 

Your Lubin BBA in Information Systems will deliver to you the technical expertise necessary for success in a variety of positions.
  • Transform businesses and markets through technology
  • Blend core business principles with new and emerging technologies
  • Gain a global perspective of information technology
  • Connect with visionary IT leaders in business and industry
Your coursework at Lubin's downtown campus—in the heart of Manhattan's financial district—will include an abundance of opportunities for hands-on experience with some of the world's most respected corporations and organizations.
$77,080
Median salary for systems analysts nationally. (Source: O*NET)

 

As a student in the BBA/IS program, you will take courses from both the Lubin School of Business and the Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems, one of the first comprehensive computing schools in the country. Through this unique combination of world-class schools, you garner a deeper understanding of and practical skills in business telecommunications, information systems principles, and project management. You gain:
  • Essential business management knowledge
  • A thorough understanding of systems and database management
  • Database management skills
  • Facility with global data communication
Click to view curriculum for the BBA in Information Systems.

 

Lubin puts you at the center of the world's business life, through a network of alumni and corporate partners that reaches into major financial institutions, media companies, and growing businesses in every industry. Through our LinkedIn mentoring program, you will connect with prominent Lubin alumni in your field. We get you out of the classroom and into internships and career-opening events. We also get you out and involved in this lively metropolitan area. Both of our campuses give you the connections, the opportunities, and the access to launch your career successfully.

Pace University has the largest internship program in the Metropolitan New York area.

Gain valuable experience in one or more internships—with internationally respected companies. Students majoring in Information Systems have interned at:
  • AIG
  • Barclays
  • Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Disney
  • Ernst & Young
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Grant Thornton
  • IBM
  • KPMG
  • Morgan Stanley
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • WABC-TV
Take full advantage of your dedicated team of advisers while you're here. They can guide you through the program and into your career, opening doors and making connections for you.

947 students from 81 countries. Build your global network and take it with you when you graduate!

 

The application process can feel stressful—lots of forms to fill out, deadlines, tours, interviews—but know that we are right here with you every step of the way. Visit the "How to Apply" page for easy guidelines for submitting your application. In addition to the application, official high school transcripts, and college transcripts (for transfer students), a personal statement/essay, and two letters of recommendation in sealed envelopes are required for admission. SAT I, ACT, and/or TOEFL scores should be sent directly to the Admissions office.

For admission information, please contact:

New York City campus
Undergraduate Admission
Phone: 212-346-1323
E-mail: ugnyc@pace.edu
  Pleasantville campus
Undergraduate Admission
Phone: 914-773-3746
E-mail: ugplv@pace.edu

Click for information about campus tours and information sessions, or call 212-346-1323 to schedule a tour. To request a brochure, catalog, application packet, or other printed materials, please fill out our online form. You may also call 1-800-874-PACE or send your request via e-mail to infoctr@pace.edu.

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Job prospects are excellent for Lubin BBA/IS students. Many of our graduates return to Pace at the suggestion of their HR departments to handpick additional BBA/IS graduates to fill career positions at their firms. As a systems analyst or other IT professional, you will find career opportunities in every business and industry. Here's what to expect:
  • Enjoy good pay: $60,000 average starting for information systems majors (Source: Pace University Career Services Annual Reports)
  • Jobs for computer systems analysts, network, and computer systems administrators have increased by 5% since 2010 (Source: CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists Intl.)
  • Earn much more later on. Pace University has been ranked by Forbes.com as one of the top 20 "colleges that will make you rich."
  • Make your career move with one of the over 300 employers who recruit Pace graduates every year
  • Varied industries and professional paths
  • Exciting opportunities at respected companies and organizations. Lubin BBA in Information Systems graduates have begun their careers at:

    • Leason Ellis LLP
    • New York Stock Exchange
    • WABC-TV

  • Join our distinguished alumni, pursuing careers around the globe
 

    In the center of Manhattan's business life, Lubin introduces you in person to the successful business leaders and multinational corporations you study in class. Learn directly from the world-class individuals who serve as an Executive- or Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Pace. We nurture relationships with many of the world's leading executives, to broaden and deepen your campus learning experience—far beyond what you can expect at any other business school:
  • Meet top executives when they visit your classes and lecture on campus.
Off campus, we get you through the door and behind the scenes for unique opportunities, thanks to our rich and well-developed network of alumni and corporate partners. Common locales include:
  • A Fortune 100 company headquarters in metropolitan New York City
  • The Fed: Research at the Federal Reserve - almost 100 Lubin alumni are employed here
  • NYSE: The rush of the trading floor
 
    "By combining the study of business and information technology, Pace has provided a multidisciplinary approach to learning that has given me endless possibilities. After securing four internships by my junior year of college, it is clear that I am working toward greatness."

- Eric Almas '13